UPDATE: Authorities identify motorcyclist killed in I-35 crash

AUSTIN, TX – According to CBS Austin, authorities have identified the motorcyclist killed in a crash on I-35.

The accident took place near William Cannon Drive last Sunday at around 11:30 p.m. Amber Thompson, 39, reportedly struck a Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by 33-year-old Jessica Sears.

Spears was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Thompson was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter.

The investigation into this incident is still ongoing. Police have asked anyone with information on this crash to contact the Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-6935.

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